Map of world biomes. Maps n world provide various type of world map including physical political world map location map climate and thematic world map. Learn about terrestrial biomes and aquatic ecosystems. The following map features the five major biomes and their most important sub categories. Whats it like where you live.
Have you ever wondered why one area of the world is a desert another a grassland and another a rainforest. The map was based on data compiled from physical geography of the global environment 2nd edition by h. To order free maps check the appropriate box or boxes and fill in the address fields below. Forest biomes represent the largest and most ecologically complex systems.
Follow link to site about plants. De blij et al. Also provide relevant travel and tourism information. They contain a wide assortment of trees plants mammals reptiles amphibians invertebrates insects and micro organisms which vary depending on the zones climates.
The global ecoregions are the results of regional analyses of biodiversity across the continents and oceans of the world completed in collaboration with hundreds of regional experts worldwide and by conducting extensive literature reviews. They can be found over a range of continents. Click on a biome on the above graph for more information informative videos and links to scientist profiles travel information lesson plans and species profiles for each region. The survival and well being of a biome and its organisms depends on ecological relationships throughout the world.